KNOXVILLE – Congratulations to Dr. Brent Hoehns for being selected the KHC Hero of the Month.

“Dr. Hoehns treated a patient who needed a ride to an eye doctor but she had no transportation to get there. He paid for a taxi ride both ways so she could receive the card she needed,” commented a co-worker.

Other employees nominated in March were Sandy Cupples, Nursing; Larry Van Baale, Nursing; Melanie Funk, Nursing; Mike Worthington, Facilities; A Zanoni, IT; Cheryl James, Nursing; Rosie Reid, Nursing; Julie Albert, Registration; Kim Moneysmith, Nursing; Nick Jagush, Physical Therapy.

The employees at Knoxville Hospital & Clinics are Committed to You. Through the organizational mission, vision, and values they perform exceptional work with quality and compassion. The KHC Hero is chosen monthly based upon the employee’s adherence to the values of service, passion, integrity, reliability, innovation, and team work. The employees at KHC are not only committed to their patients, they are committed to the values of the organization and the community as a whole.

The KHC Hero of the Month is chosen by their peers for following the Standards of Behavior which are: Appearance, Attitude, Respect, Communication, and Ownership/Accountability.

Knoxville Hospital & Clinics, a Critical Access Hospital serving Marion County and the surrounding area, is dedicated to providing personal, progressive quality health care with compassion.  For more information regarding this release and other happenings at Knoxville Hospital & Clinics, call the Public Relations office at (641) 842-1418 or visit